Anxiety

Candice Jones, MD, discusses her new book, "High Five Discipline: Positive Parenting for Happy, Healthy, Well-Behaved Kids"

September 22, 2021

Recently, I talked to Contemporary Pediatrics' Editorial Advisory Board member Candice W. Jones, MD, FAAP, about her new book, "High Five Discipline: Positive Parenting for Happy, Healthy, Well-Behaved Kids," published by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Is internet-delivered CBT effective in treating social anxiety disorder?

May 18, 2021

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is an effective way to treat social anxiety disorder, but some children and families struggle to find a local therapist that can help. A study examines whether internet delivered CBT can be effective.

Anxiety disorders in primary care

October 16, 2019

Primary care clinicians play a key role in identifying and treating anxiety disorders in children and helping them learn effective coping skills. This article summarizes some of the current guidance.